Beetroot – Health Benefits and other Uses

Beetroot – Health Benefits and other Uses

The botanical name of beet root is Beta vulgaris, that belongs to Chenopodiaceae family and is commonly known by other names like garden beet, table beet and red beet. Beetroot is a naturally available food and is commonly found in countries like Central America, North America and Britain. Beetroot is a vegetable that grows under the ground. Beetroot is […]

Circulatory System : List of Arteries and Veins

Posted under Category : Health Fundas Related Links: Human Body & Organ Systems Basics : Excretory System : Parts and Functions : Human Circulatory System : Parts and Functions : Digestive System : Parts and Digestive Glands : Human Respiratory System : Parts and Functions : Muscular System : Parts, Types and Functions : Female Reproductive System […]

Gastritis : Causes, Symptoms, Types, Treatment and Home Remedies

What is Gastritis? Gastritis is a common disorder of the Digestive system that is characterized by the inflammation of the lining of the stomach. Gastritis may occur in acute, chronic and toxic forms. Gastritis may be caused due to the excessive consumption of alcohol or due to prolonged usage of NSAID’s (Non Steroidal Anti-Inflammatory Drugs) like Aspirin or […]

Swelling during Pregnancy : Home Remedies

Swelling during Pregnancy : Home Remedies

(Source : ANI) Swelling of feet and lower legs during pregnancy is very common and could be due to high intake of caffeine or high levels of muric acid in blood. Let’s learn some home remedies for swelling during pregnancy. It is advised to drink lots of fluids even though you face swelling. Keep your […]

Bones : Structure, Composition and Functions

Bones : Structure, Composition and Functions

Posted under Category : Health Fundas Skeletal System : Bones Bones are the rigid organs which constitute the part of the endoskeleton of the vertebrates. Bones vary in shape and size and have complex internal and external structure. Though they are light in weight, they are very strong and hard. At birth, the infants consists […]

Common Ailments : Headaches and Migraine

What is Headache? Headache is a pain on the forehead or within the head which may be mild or severe and lasts for half an hour to three or four days depending on the type of the disorder. Headache is caused by dilation of blood vessels in the head. Symptoms of Headache: Headache may be […]

Cluster Headaches : Symptoms, Treatment and Prevention

Cluster head aches: Cluster head aches are not so common like migraine. However it is not uncommon. Men are more prone for the cluster attacks more so in smokers and persons habituated to drink alcohol. It is characterized by severe pain on one side of the head and attacking at regular intervals as the name […]

Migraine : Causes, Symptoms, Treatment and Prevention

Migraine: Migraine is a typical type of head ache characterized by severe throbbing pain on both sides of the head aggravated by movement of the body like walking associated usually with nausea and vomiting. The affected person will be sensitive to light and noise. The head ache lasts 2-3 days. Some times it is unilateral […]